OONI POSTPONES AMERICAN TRIP, AS INTERNATIONAL ARTS AND CRAFT FESTIVAL (TIAF) HOLDS NEXT YEAR JUNE

OONI POSTPONES AMERICAN TRIP, AS INTERNATIONAL ARTS AND CRAFT FESTIVAL (TIAF) HOLDS NEXT YEAR JUNE The Palace of the Ooni of Ife in Nigeria has announced the cancellation of the proposed trip to be enbarked by the Arole Oodua & Ooni of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II to the United States Of America tomorrow. This was contained in a press release signed by the Ooni’s Director of Media & Public Affairs, Comrade Moses Olafare and made availlable to journalists on Thursday. Olafare said the decision of Ooni Ogunwusi…

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POSTPONEMENT OF TIAF EVENT……

The entire TellAfrica crew wishes to, on behalf of HIM Ooni Adeyeye Babatunde Ogunwusi thank and appreciate all that had been involved in ensuring a successful maiden edition of TellAfrica Art & Craft Festival (TIAF) 2018; most especially our partners, sponsors, intending exhibitors and all others too numerous to mention. It is often generally said that, “nothing stops an idea whose time has come” and it is in this spirit that the organizers of this maiden edition has concurred to superior reasoning of ‘the more the merrier’. Due to the…

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OONI TAKES LOVE, UNITY & CHARITABLE ACT TO A NEW LEVEL

Ooni takes Love, Unity and Charitable Act to a New Level as he presents: TELLAFRICA INTERNATIONAL ART&CRAFT FESTIVAL, JUNE 2019. The Ooni of Ife, H.I.M Adeyeye Enitan Babatunde Ogunwusi (Ojaja II) has taken his bid for peace, love, unity and charitable act to a new level. If permitted to adjudge, I will call this a step in the right and novel direction. Ooni Ogunwusi is one of the foremost Nigerian monarch and Co-chairman of the Nigeria Council of Traditional rulers. Since his ascension to the throne in 2015, he is…

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TELLAFRICA INTERNATIONAL ART & CRAFT FESTIVAL (TIAF) BALTIMORE MD, US 2019

  There is a serious dearth of information across the black population all over the world; an apparent inability of the descendants of Africans especially in this 21st century to identify themselves as a part of their very interesting cultural heritage. Having realised this, His imperial Majesty, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Babatunde Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, Arole Oduduwa (The Projenitor of the African Race) came up with the idea of TellAfrica. TellAfrica is a lifestyle; moral, culture & heritage and a travel blog dedicated to telling African stories to Africans all over…

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OONI REVEALS WHY HE TAKES CARE OF LESS PRIVILEGED AS AIR PEACE OFFERS ORPHANS JOBS

                                     The Arole Oodua and Ooni of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II has revealed why he loves to donate to orphans, less privileged children and those with special needs, saying he doesn’t receive if he doesn’t give. Ooni Ogunwusi also explained that sometimes he struggles to meet the needs of the less privileged children in the country, saying that some of their demands require more people to assist him. The co-chairman…

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OONI COMMISSIONS FIRST BUILDING IN EKITI STATE UNIVERSITY ALUMNI VILLAGE

                                                                                                                 23rd of June, 2018 By Oluwatosin Sammy Ayodele There is a saying that says the journey of a thousand miles starts with a step. Less than a year ago, when the young looking man but…

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WHY WE CONFERRED HIGHEST ACADEMIC HONOUR ON OONI OGUNWUSI – BRAZIL’S ACADEMY OF LETTERS

A Brazil, Rio de Janeiro-based Academy of Letters has said it bestowed “Academic Palms”, the highest honor usually granted Heads of States, Ministers and President of High Cultural Association, on Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi for promoting peace among people of diverse religious beliefs globally. Members of the academic community, who received Ooni Ogunwusi and his entourage to the premises of the academy where the award ceremony was held, during his 10 days visit to the Latin American nation, included the immediate past Brazilian ambassador to Nigeria, Mrs Maria…

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OONIRISA’S RESTORATION VISIT TO AFRICAN RELIGIOUS GATHERING IN BRAZIL

Osaara African Culture, a youth cultural group proudly supported by the Arole Oduduwa presents the Brazil tour in literature: The Arole Oduduwa and Ooni of Ile Ife, Ooni Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II on Saturday arrived Bahia Airport in the city of Salvador, Brazil received by representatives of the government of Bahia State, officials of the Nigerian Embassy and the Afro-Brazilians who came out in multitude to honour the monarch they referred to as the symbol of their heritage. A statement issued by the director of Media and Public Relations, Moses…

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The Intricacies of the Odun-Ifa

The Odun-Ifa festival of lle-Ife is an international festival usually referred to as the World Ifa Day. It is so-called due to the fact that; people from different countries of the world, whose origin have been traced to the foremost Oduduwa race, travel from all over the world to Ile-Ife for the event.   The event marks the beginning of a new calendar year for the African Traditional Believers. The festival which runs for a period of two weeks was at its peak yesterday 2 June 2018, when the mammoth…

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